Transport for London

Couple jailed for posing as Grenfell victims to claim £125,000 in 'parasitic fraud in the wake of a catastrophe'

Two illegal immigrants who claimed more than £100,000 of support meant for Grenfell Tower fire survivors in a "parasitic fraud" have been …

Credit Cards

Paris Métro Ditches Paper Tickets, Moves to London-Like System

The new Navigo cards will make it even easier to get around the City of Light.<p>Paris's more-than-a-century-old, white paper Métro tickets are on their way out. Starting in 2019, entry to Paris's über-efficient public transport system—including buses and express RER trains—will be done through …

Trains

Appeal for missing elderly man

<b>Police are appealing for help to find an elderly man who is missing from Wood Green.</b><p>Ronald Carnegie, 87, was last seen at approximately 10:30hrs on …

Senior Citizen

Transport for London asked to take over parts of GTR | Financial Times

Heidi Alexander, London’s new deputy mayor for transport, will on Wednesday call for Transport for London to take over parts of chaos-plagued Govia …

Trains

Eurostar and Transport for London roll out the rainbow carpet for Pride in London

Eurostar has created a rainbow carpet at St Pancras International to welcome revellers to Pride in London this weekend – and Transport for London has …

England

Oyster Card creators developing ticketing system that uses commuters' sense of smell to reduce congestion

The creators of London’s Oyster card could have commuters smelling their way to an easier commute with new technology.<p>Researchers from Cubic are …

Transportation (UK)

5 Things You Didn't Know About The Oyster Card

<i>The Oyster card is 15 years old. You may already know some more common facts like how an Oyster has no expiry date, but here's some we think you</i> …

Travel (UK)

Transport for London hoards £321m from dormant Oyster cards

Transport for London (TfL) is being urged to encourage more people to get their money back from dormant Oyster cards on the 15th anniversary of the electronic travel cards.<p>Caroline Pidgeon, Lib Dem member of the London Assembly, accused transport bosses of being “incredibly quiet” about …

Personal Finance (UK)

London’s Oyster card marks 15th birthday | Financial Times

As London’s Oyster card marks its 15th birthday, the company that developed the contactless travel card system is looking at what might eventually …

Transportation (UK)

Uber Wins London License, Avoids Ban

Uber Technologies Inc. has won a probationary license to operate in London in a partial victory for its new chief executive after it made changes to …

Marketing

Uber Granted 15-Month Licence to Operate in London

Uber Technologies Inc won a probationary license to operate in London on Tuesday in a partial victory for its new chief executive after it made …

Middle East

Uber wins temporary London operating license

Uber is being awarded a 15-month probationary license to keep operating in London, after a judge ruled that the company cleaned up its act since …

Transportation

Uber Finds Unexpected Ally In Transport Regulator

Uber lawyer says Transport for London now holds a position of "effective neutrality," seemingly dropping its opposition to renewing the company's …

Transportation (UK)

Why is Uber going to court in London - and will it win back its licence?

Transport for London refused to hand Uber a new licence to operate in London in September, and the company is now appealing the decision in court.<p>The company has millions of riders in London, but it has come under fire for the ways its business has been run. Uber is now hoping that it's made enough …

Transportation (UK)

Uber Fights Back Against Ban in London

The ride hailing app lost its license to operate in the British capital in September. The city's transport authority, Transport For London, rejected …

U.S. Politics

City Bus To Use Automated Passenger Counting To Improve Service

Transport for London will trial several usage tracking tools in an effort to improve rider experience

Transportation (UK)

Jimothy Lacoste releases new merch quoting Transport for London

The viral YouTube rapper will be dropping a new collection of merch this Wednesday (13 June).Sharing images of two soon-to-be-released t-shirts, the …

Lacoste

Transport for London Launches Bus Passenger Tracking Trial

Transport for London, the body which operates the capital's public transport, has today announced that from tomorrow, it will be starting a new …

Transportation

TfL "The air that I breathe" by VCCP

Advertiser<p>Transport for London<p>Agency<p>VCCP<p>Transport for London and the Mayor are tackling the problem of pollution in a new campaign introducing the …

Advertising (UK)

Transport for London : Air that I breathe by VCCP | Creative Works | The Drum

This year, London reached its annual air quality limit in less than a month. Because of that, Transport for London and the Mayor have plans in place …

Pollution

Uber Wins London Suspension Appeal, Granted Temporary License

Giving the app 15 months to sort out the issues.<p>After Uber was banned from operating in London last year, the ride-hailing app has been given a provisional 15-month license. The decision by a judge will allow Uber to operate while it addresses the issues that had been flagged by Transport for …

Transportation (UK)

London's Bicyclists Have a Diversity Problem, City Officials Say

London has been doing its level best to boost the number of people biking around the city. Mayor Sadiq Khan, who pledged to be the "the most …

Boris Johnson

Transport for London bidding to run Buenos Aires metro system

Londoners may complain about the capital’s tube network, but Buenos Aires is so impressed that it is considering turning to Transport for London to run its commuter system.<p>London’s publicly owned transport operator is bidding to take control of the Argentinian capital’s metro system, the Guardian …

Buenos Aires

Transport for London eyes up bid to run Buenos Aires metro

Transport for London (TfL) is mulling a bid for a $3.5bn (£2.6bn) contract to run Buenos Aires’ metro system as it looks to develop its overseas …

Transportation (UK)

Uber dealt High Court blow as TfL licence battle looms

Uber has suffered a setback in the High Court ahead of its widely anticipated licensing battle this summer, after a successful appeal by Transport …

Law (UK)

Transport for London plans to slash speed limits across the capital are in the works

London mayor Sadiq Khan has confirmed that Transport for London (TfL) plans are underway to reduce speed limits on the capital's roads, and …

Transportation (UK)

How to Use Contactless Payment on The Tube

Contactless payments were first launched on London's buses in December 2012. TfL (Transport for London) tells us that each day there are around …

Travel

Transport for London Has No Faith in Markle’s Wedding Sparkle

Transport for London hasn’t bought into the Markle Sparkle surrounding the American actress’s marriage to Britain’s Prince Harry.<p>In estimating …

Prince Charles

Where To Travel In First Class For Free In London

On many trains in London — and across the country too — there is what's known as 'Declassified First Class'. In layman's terms: the train used, has a …

London

TfL Announces Art On The Underground Tours For Deaf Awareness Week

Langlands & Bell, Beauty Immortality © Transport for LondonTo mark Deaf Awareness Week, TfL will hold two Art on the Underground tours specifically …

London